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Senate No. 1734
CLT's Voluntary Tax Check-off Bill
 
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Senate No. 1734
CLT's Voluntary Tax Check-off Bill
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Dec 28, 2001 Holiday catch-up
Dec 20, 2001 It doesn't take a crystal ball to foresee a tax hike
Dec 19, 2001 Bread and circuses "revolt" called off due to whether
Dec 18, 2001 A real rebellion, or just political cover?
Dec 17, 2001 "When you strike at a king ..."
Dec 15, 2001 "The devil made me do it" is a poor excuse
Dec 13, 2001 They have got to go
Dec 3, 2001 CLT's Voluntary Tax adopted ... in Arkansas
Dec 3, 2001 Arkansas' "Tax Me More Fund"
Dec 2, 2001 "Boot the bums" revolution energizes
Dec 1, 2001 Tyranny rules the Bay State
Nov 30, 2001 Memo to concerned human services providers 
Nov 29, 2001 "Democracy hijacked" - It's time for them to go
Nov 28, 2001 The revolution is begun
Nov 27, 2001 It's time to boot the bums out
Nov 26, 2001 Stage is set for tax increase
Nov 24, 2001 Gimme Lobby treachery persists despite 2nd defeat
Nov 22, 2001 Late state budget fallout
Nov 21, 2001 House debate on proposed amendment to resurrect Tax Rollback "freeze"
Nov 21, 2001 Action Day!
Nov 20, 2001 "It ain't over 'til it's over"
Nov 19, 2001 Long-overdue budget finally nears
Nov 18, 2001 Tax Rollback freeze resurrected?
Nov 17, 2001 CLT Truth Squad nabs new Gimme Lobby point-man in another deception
Nov 16, 2001 Birmingham's "grim" budget:  No huge increases
Nov 15, 2001 "Fiscal crisis" a Tax Rollback freeze "advantage"
Nov 14, 2001 Good news watched cautiously
Nov 13, 2001 Birmingham:  It's not "a new tax, it's a freeze"!
Nov 12, 2001 Your state Rep. and Senator are waiting to hear from you
Nov 11, 2001 Stop!  Think!  Do the math! "Fiscal crisis" only a halt of spending growth
Nov 10, 2001 Legislators delivering fiscal crisis to taxpayers
Nov 9, 2001 Beacon Hill Institute report: "Overcoming Fiscal Fright: Tax Cuts Can Move Forward Without Fear of Budget Cuts" 
Nov. 9, 2001 Disgust, outrage mount over Tax Rollback ambush
Nov 8, 2001 Birmingham emerges from bushes;
CLT defends against ambush of Tax Rollback
Nov 7, 2001 Senate president schemes to ambush tax rollback
Nov 3, 2001 Barbara's response to Globe column: Respect voters on tax rollback
Nov 2, 2001 Sore losers defy voters' mandate 
Nov 1, 2001 Legislature diddles as economy burns
Oct 30, 2001 Tax Rollback holding the line, so far
Oct 29, 2001 Boston Globe columnist calls for repeal of Tax Rollback; gets his facts wrong
Oct 27, 2001 Municipalities cry poverty amidst "embarrassment of riches"
Oct 26, 2001 Beacon Hill predators stalk Tax Rollback
Oct 25, 2001 Stalking the Tax Rollback
Oct 23, 2001 Tax Rollback - Just an "option"?
Oct 19, 2001 Gimme Lobby escalates its attempted theft
Oct 18, 2001 Another "fiscal crisis" - another tax hike?
Oct 17, 2001 TEAM launches ludicrous "petition drive"
Oct 4, 2001 Making up the rules as they go along
Oct 3, 2001 Boston Globe columnist calls for freeze on tax rollback
Sep 29, 2001 "Hands off the tax cuts"
Sep 26, 2001 Finneran calls for halt of tax rollback 
Sep 21, 2001 State Senate kills voluntary tax checkoff
Sep 11, 2001 Twenty Reps unanimously kill Tax Reduction Fund
Sep 7, 2001 Thank you CLT Minuteman Norm Paley, and courageous Rep. Vinny deMacedo: Heroes both!
Sep 5, 2001 Income Tax Rollback slows surplus growth; Taxpayer spending boosts economy, sales tax receipts
Sep 4, 2001 Tax relief = smaller surpluses, less spending growth
Aug 31, 2001 Tax Reduction Fund raid put on hold
Aug 30, 2001 Rep. Vinny deMacedo; that one brave legislator
Aug 29, 2001 Memo to legislators concerning the Stabilization Fund
Aug 28, 2001 Pols plot to expand, create new slush funds with tax surplus; CLT seeking to stymie changes
Aug 25, 2001 Tax Reduction Fund raid this week?
Aug 24, 2001 "Tax cut blamed for lower surplus"
Aug 23, 2001 "Ruled by a Myth: The Lock Box Trap," by Robert E. Kelly
Aug 20, 2001 "Now you see it, now you don't" - Legislature's sleight-of-hand raids Tax Reduction Fund
Aug 18, 2001 A new wave of gas price-gougers
Aug 17, 2001 A new tax increase cry is heard
Aug 6, 2001 Correcting Carla Howell
Aug 3, 2001 "CLT sizing up new tax plan"
Aug 2, 2001 "Paid Family Leave" for some instead of a tax cut for all?
Aug 1, 2001 Anything to keep our tax over-payment ... anything
Jul 31, 2001 Carla Howell to launch petition drive to abolish state income tax
Jul 30, 2001 State Sen. Brian A. Joyce: Who will the self-proclaimed "Tax Dragon-Slayer" betray next?
Jul 27, 2001 CLT proposes indexing Personal Exemptions if Minimum Wage is indexed
Jul 26, 2001 REPORT: CLT represented at international taxpayers conference
Jul 24, 2001 Voluntary Tax Checkoff is catching on!
Jul 19, 2001 Brockton Enterprise editorial: "Rainy day fund is overflowng"
Jul 19, 2001 "Multiple-Choice" Joyce; no "man of the people"
Jul 18, 2001 CLT exposes state Sen. Brian A. Joyce, candidate for 9th Congressional seat
Jul 18, 2001 Boston Herald editorial: "Rainy day fund: Big enough already"
Jul 18, 2001 Memo to House: Keep the Promise yourselves
Jul 17, 2001 Speaker Finneran plots to raid Tax Reduction Fund, again
Jul 14, 2001 Real tax revolts are alive and well in the "Volunteer State"
Jul 9, 2001 "Who's Hot" this week: Barbara Anderson!
Jul 6, 2001 Gov. Swift abandons tax hike plan
Jul 5, 2001 Swift tax increase
Jul 4, 2001 Gov. Swift violating her "No New Taxes" pledge
Jul 2, 2001 Happy 20th Birthday Proposition 2 !
Jun 28, 2001 Swift "Tax Cut": ... this is no tax cut
Jun 27, 2001 Gov. Swift's news release: Her proposed new "tax cut"
Jun 27, 2001 REPORT: Proposition 2 - 20 Years Later (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)
Jun 26, 2001 20 Years of Proposition 2 
CLT releases Lane & Company report on twenty-year impact of levy limit
Jun 22, 2001 "It's time to put your money where your mouth is"
Jun 21, 2001 Freedom wins again as "primary enforcement" is defeated
Jun 14, 2001 Voluntary Tax fumbled by Senate Republican hands
Jun 13, 2001 Seat Belt Law: Insurers proclaim true motivation
Jun 9, 2001 Hypocrisy writ large; Lefties beg for tax rebates!
Jun 8, 2001 CLT launches radio ads for voluntary tax check-off 
Jun 7, 2001 President Bush thanks CLT for its assistance with his $1.35 trillion tax cut
Jun 6, 2001 A sales tax increase on greased skids?
May 30, 2001 Democracy and freedom score an upset victory
May 23, 2001 Hearing on proposed Joe Six-Pack tax increase
May 14, 2001 Boston Globe acknowledges bait-and-switch scam
May 12, 2001 House raided Tax Reduction Fund for spending; Senate likely will follow
May 10, 2001 Proposed tobacco tax increase: A foot in the door?
May 9, 2001 CLT testimony against Sen. Birmingham's tobacco tax increase
May 8, 2001 Addiction to new tax revenues hard to kick 
May 7, 2001 They're back for more taxes, spending ... then even more taxes!
May 4, 2001 CLT to Legislature: Give back the extortion money!
May 2, 2001 "A vote for fiscal sanity" as revenue still pours in
May 1, 2001 CLT celebrates "Third Way" approach in House tax policy
May 1, 2001 Savor the victory of "a national first"!
Apr 30, 2001 House adopts Voluntary Tax Check-off in budget debate!
Apr 30, 2001 House opens budget debate with drive for more taxes 
Apr 27, 2001 Buckle up, or be ready for a lockup
Apr 25, 2001 TEAM, MTA call for more new taxes ... again
Apr 18, 2001 Governor Swift signs "No New Taxes" pledge
Apr 16, 2001 American's first organized gun-control protest (It was a doozy!)
Apr 10, 2001 Tax cut winners tweak the losers with new "targeted tax hike" plan
Apr 9, 2001 CLT invites support from TEAM & MTA for Voluntary Tax Check-off bill
Apr 6, 2001 CLT bids farewell to Governor Cellucci 
Apr 5, 2001 Taxation Committee hearing date on Tuesday for CLT's Voluntary Tax Check-off bill
Apr 4, 2001 Spring and "No New Taxes" is in the air
Apr 2, 2001 March state revenue up $52 million over March 2000; (Budget) Year-to-date revenue up $860 million or 7.8 percent over last year
Apr 1, 2001 Voluntary tax eases impact of tax-relief referendum - A Boston Herald column by Chip Ford
Mar 27, 2001 Substance abuse on Beacon Hill
Mar 26, 2001 CLT launches new political action committee: "JOE SIX-PAC" 
Mar 21, 2001 "People who live in glass houses" (and senates) ...
Mar 19, 2001 Are voters as stupid as the pols think?
Mar 15, 2001 TEAM calls for new taxes (of course)
Mar 14, 2001 CLT anticipates TEAM's support for Voluntary Tax check-off
Mar 12, 2001 End "Taxation through Litigation" in Microsoft Case
Mar 1, 2001 February state revenue up $40 Million over February 2000; (Budget) Year-to-date revenue up $805 million over last year
Mar 1, 2001 Consistency, not situational ethics, Part II
Feb 5, 2001 Consistency, not situational ethics - "Pols must listen when voters speak," Boston Herald
Feb 4, 2001 Leave the tax rollback alone; State revenue up again over 2000, and; Lawmakers spend campaign cash liberally
Feb 1, 2001 Teachers Union is back for more, as usual ... and an update on tax rollback attack
Jan 31, 2001 CLT enlist in "War on Beacon Hill"
Jan 31, 2001 State Sen. Richard Moore threatens tax rollback; defenders threaten "war"
Jan 27, 2001 Beacon Hill Cabal now pushes for four-year terms
Jan 26, 2001 Reactions to Speaker-for-Life coronation
Jan 25, 2001 Imperious Maximus crowned Speaker-for-Life by "Finneran's little lambs"
Jan 24, 2001 Imperious Maximus tinkers while reform burns
Jan 19, 2001 Coalition for Legislative Reform announces 2001 agenda
Jan 18, 2001 Beware the Law of Diminishing Returns
Jan 5, 2001 CLT earns an Advocate "Halo" while the cries continue, "The sky is falling!"
Jan 4, 2001 Follow-up on legislative pay-raise
Jan 3, 2001 Barbara's Latest Column: Bay State government: Best & worst
Jan 3, 2001 Enjoying your pay-raise today?
Jan 1, 2001 Greed again stalks empty Statehouse corridors
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